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Bell Gardens mayor dragged wife by hair, autopsy report says
Bell Gardens mayor dragged wife by hair, autopsy report says

An autopsy report on Bell Gardens Mayor Daniel Crespo provided new details Friday about allegations that he abused his wife, who shot him three times in the chest at close range. The release of the autopsy comes as prosecutors are reviewing an investigation by L.A. County sheriff's homicide detectives into the Sept. 30 shooting. Lyvette Crespo admitted shooting her husband, telling authorities that she was a battered wife and that the killing was in self-defense while he attacked her son at their home. In the hours after the shooting, Crespo’s adult daughter, Crystal, told investigators that the mayor was “verbally and physically abusive to her mother over 20...

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